St. Lucia - Improved water source

Improved water source, rural (% of rural population with access)

Improved water source, rural (% of rural population with access) in St. Lucia was 95.60 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 95.60 in 2015, while its lowest value was 91.30 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source, rural, refers to the percentage of the rural population using an improved drinking water source. The improved drinking water source includes piped water on premises (piped household water connection located inside the user’s dwelling, plot or yard), and other improved drinking water sources (public taps or standpipes, tube wells or boreholes, protected dug wells, protected springs, and rainwater collection).

Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation (http://www.wssinfo.org/).

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Year Value
1990 91.30
1991 91.50
1992 91.70
1993 91.90
1994 92.10
1995 92.20
1996 92.40
1997 92.60
1998 92.80
1999 92.90
2000 93.10
2001 93.30
2002 93.50
2003 93.70
2004 93.80
2005 94.00
2006 94.20
2007 94.40
2008 94.50
2009 94.70
2010 94.90
2011 95.10
2012 95.30
2013 95.40
2014 95.60
2015 95.60

Improved water source, urban (% of urban population with access)

Improved water source, urban (% of urban population with access) in St. Lucia was 99.50 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 99.50 in 2015, while its lowest value was 95.40 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source, urban, refers to the percentage of the urban population using an improved drinking water source. The improved drinking water source includes piped water on premises (piped household water connection located inside the user’s dwelling, plot or yard), and other improved drinking water sources (public taps or standpipes, tube wells or boreholes, protected dug wells, protected springs, and rainwater collection).

Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation (http://www.wssinfo.org/).

See also:

Year Value
1990 95.40
1991 95.50
1992 95.70
1993 95.90
1994 96.00
1995 96.20
1996 96.40
1997 96.60
1998 96.70
1999 96.90
2000 97.10
2001 97.30
2002 97.40
2003 97.60
2004 97.80
2005 98.00
2006 98.10
2007 98.30
2008 98.50
2009 98.60
2010 98.80
2011 99.00
2012 99.20
2013 99.30
2014 99.50
2015 99.50

Improved water source (% of population with access)

Improved water source (% of population with access) in St. Lucia was 96.30 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 96.30 in 2015, while its lowest value was 92.50 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the population using an improved drinking water source. The improved drinking water source includes piped water on premises (piped household water connection located inside the user’s dwelling, plot or yard), and other improved drinking water sources (public taps or standpipes, tube wells or boreholes, protected dug wells, protected springs, and rainwater collection).

Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation (http://www.wssinfo.org/).

See also:

Year Value
1990 92.50
1991 92.70
1992 92.90
1993 93.00
1994 93.20
1995 93.40
1996 93.50
1997 93.70
1998 93.90
1999 94.10
2000 94.20
2001 94.40
2002 94.50
2003 94.60
2004 94.80
2005 94.90
2006 95.10
2007 95.20
2008 95.30
2009 95.50
2010 95.60
2011 95.80
2012 96.00
2013 96.20
2014 96.30
2015 96.30

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention